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A silver repousse three- piece tea set

Probably Kutch, North western India

late 19th century


Comprising a tea pot, a creamer and a sugar bowl with cover. The tea pot and sugar bowl with repousse decoration depicting felines chasing and pouncing on their prey amongst scrolling flowers and foliage, the creamer with a cheetah, a parakeet and an elephant on similar ground , each with a central cartouche , a hand modelled on a Snake and with finials in the form of an elephant, each on four feet and marked V.K.